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Orono Senior, Sydney DeCubellis was recently awarded the Athena Award by the Minneapolis Athena Awards Committee.  They recognize outstanding senior female athletes from each of the Minneapolis city, suburban and private schools and to honor each woman for her achievements in one or several sports.  Sydney has 11 varsity letters, 6 years playing softball and… Continue Reading Sydney DeCubellis awarded the Athena Award

Orono Junior, Belinda Neset was recently awarded the Minnesota Scholar of Distinction Award for Science from the Minnesota Department of Education.  The program awards distinguished achievement by highly motivated self directed students.  Belle has been working at the University of Minnesota’s Aerospace Engineering Department with Dr. James Flaten since her freshman year. Her first project… Continue Reading Belinda Neset, Orono Junior is awarded Minnesota Scholar of Distinction Award for Science

The Class of 2020 Senior Scholarship Night will be hosted virtually, through a special YouTube Premiere video, on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. . Seniors were notified in advance that they were receiving a scholarship; however, they don’t know which one! We are grateful to our generous donors for supporting Orono students year… Continue Reading Senior Scholarships to be Announced Virtually on May 20

On Tuesday, May 19, Orono High School will premiere the Junior Awards Night (6:30 p.m. ) and Senior Awards Night (7:30 p.m. ) videos on YouTube. These premiere events are in place of our traditional in-person celebrations. Congratulations, juniors and seniors, on your many academic achievements! If you cannot tune in to the live events,… Continue Reading Virtual Awards Night to Recognize Juniors and Seniors | May 19, 2020

Students at Orono Middle School take a break from distance learning to participate in a Book Club lead by Literacy and Media Specialist, Dr. Amanda Sass-Henke.  The chosen book for this month was Knockout written by K. A. Holt. This was special Book Club meeting, not only did they discuss the book, but their virtual… Continue Reading OMS Book Club Meets Author